Canadian Muslim hip hop artist releases commercial album

CBC – January 20, 2012

 

Lyrical Militant aka Omar Zulfi is launching his first commercial album Prelude to Revolution in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Zulfi was born and raised in Thompson. His parents immigrated to Canada from Pakistan.  This article features an interview with the artist about the acceptability of Muslim in Islam, about what his parents think about his rapping, about his sources of inspiration and how a portion of the sales of his album will be donated to the Canadian Cancer Society.